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Twilight Birdsong

It’s noisy inside
with the Beatles record
spinning in my husband’s
newly refurbished turntable,

so I take myself outside
on our front porch
to write at a little, round, 68 more words


Galahs galore

I’ve posted a few pictures of galahs on this blog. They’re gorgeous birds, a type of parrot with a distinctive call and an endearing habit of walking around on the ground in large groups, bobbing their white-capped heads at each other. 129 more words


The Joy Of A Song

I’ve always known about myself, that music is like a tonic to my inner being. Music renews me, refreshes me, uplifts me. When I am down, the best way up, is through the joy of a song, but not any song; it must be a song of praise to the One I love so much. 428 more words

Call of the wild

Last Sunday I went for a trip down memory lane.  About 20 years ago, whilst going for a walk along the canal from the pretty village of Le Somail, I came across a little restaurant on the banks of the Canal du Midi.   527 more words


May 22, 2015

Whoo-we hoo hoo hoo,
and cheerie-up cheerie-oh–
bird mnemonics.


Tease worthy.

If I hear any didactic speech about not having Facebook envy I will be very angry. A few friends went back to my city, Kolkata, to attend not one but TWO weddings of mutual friends. 581 more words


Bird Song

i was trying to find a way to feel more aware of what was around me, mindfulness is one of those terms that come up and one that I usually ignore. 266 more words